Eltaj Safarli

[Russian: Елтай Сафарлий]

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Fide Id13402129
USCF Id13468697
TitleGrand Master
FederationAzerbaijan fed
FIDE Elo2667 
Highest 2694 (October 2016)
Live Rating2669 
URS Rating2678 
Born 1992  (Age 26)
 Ranking: World #77, Europe #57, Azerbaijan #5
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Play Style

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Sicilian defence (39%): B32 B90 B42 B45 B66 B24Sicilian defence (24%): B41 B92 B94 B32 B40 B91
Ruy Lopez (17%): C81 C77 C95 C89 C67 C92Reti (14%): A06 A06 A07 A05 A04 A06
French defence (12%): C07 C01 C12 C05 C01 C18Gruenfeld defence (8%): D80 D92 D85 D94 D97 D70
Caro-Kann defence (8%): B12 B10 B17 B17 B14 B12Ruy Lopez (8%): C73 C67 C88 C68 C91 C68
Queen's pawn (2%): A40 D00 E10 A45 A40Queen's pawn (7%): A46 A45 E00 A50 A46 A40
Play tendenciesEndgame tendencies
Sacrifices: Not availableAverage draws at: Move #36 (details)
Blunders (): Explore blunders Optimal play:   100%  [what is this?]
Positional player: Not available Optimal checkmate:   80.95%  [what is this?]
Exchange tendencies: -0.159 (details) Endgame blunders: Explore blunders
Stockfish first line: Not available [calculate] Strength:         
Quality of play:  87.66 (games[what is this?] Exploitive analysis: Not available
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Live Games

Eltaj Safarli currently plays in: LOCATION: Athens, cinfo: GRE
46th Greek Team Championship Premier League Porto Rio Hortel, Greece
2018.07.10 to 2018.07.15
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Rating History ()

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Tournament History

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Tournament (Click on name for details) VenueDate
European Team Chess Championship - Open Section Reykjavik, Iceland2015.11.132560
31st European Chess Club Cup Skopje, FYR Macedonia2015.10.182310
FIDE World Blitz Championship Berlin, Germany2015.10.132580
FIDE World Rapid Championship Berlin, Germany2015.10.102580
FIDE World Cup Baku, Azerbaijan2015.09.112640
FIDE World Cup Rapid TB Baku, Azerbaijan2015.09.112640
FIDE World Cup Blitz TB Baku, Azerbaijan2015.09.112640
Vienna Chess Open Group A Vienna, Austria2015.08.152110
Turkish Is Bank Chess League Kocaeli, Turkey2015.08.031860
MIGUEL NAJDORF INTERNATIONAL Chess FESTIVAL - Open A Warsaw, Poland2015.07.102380
Nakhchivan Open- Group A Nakhchivan, Azerbaijan2015.05.022430
Dubai Open Blitz Chess Tournament Dubai, UAE2015.04.102100
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